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Rates for Silver River Charter

1-6 people $235

Dock Departure

Best time is 9 am

Maximum Capacity

6 passengers

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SIlver River

During the winter and early spring, Capt. Nita offers an eco tour you will never forget. The Silver River is a beautiful river which goes up to the head spring at Silver Springs attraction. When the fall leaves change colors, it is absolutely stunning. This relaxing cruise gives the passenger a fantastic opportunity to see all kinds of wildlife, from alligators, ducks, birds, manatees and even monkeys.


  • Silver River trips last about 3.5 - 4 hours
  • Bring up to six passengers
  • We will meet at the Ray Wayside Park just off of route 40, and just west of the high bridge over the Ocklawaha River
  • There is a $5 fee for parking in the park. 


What you need to bring:

  • weather-appropriate clothing
  • hat, cap or head cover
  • sunglasses (polarized lens enhance the view!)
  • sunscreen (30 SPF+ is recommended)
  • food, beverage
  • camera (waterproof is ideal)


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Payment is due at trip’s end. Cash, credit card, traveler’s check, money order, please. Personal or corporate checks also accepted for payment.

Gratuities for captains are not included in the fees, yet are very much appreciated.